He is currently a Research Manager with SINTEF Manufacturing and also part-time Associate Professor with the Department of Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology, UiT The Arctic University of Norway.
Received the M.Sc. degree in computer science from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary, in 2007, and the Ph.D. degree in production engineering from the Norwegian University of Science (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway, in 2013.
Competence and research areas
His research fields are automation, robotics, computer vision, and control theory. During his Ph.D. studies, he was focusing on novel programming methods for Flexible Manufacturing Systems and have developed a concept called small-scale intelligent manufacturing systems (SIMS). He is the Chair of the IEEE IES-Technical Committee on Control, Robotics and Mechatronics, and the Secretary of the IFAC TC on Robotics.